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airBaltic Launches New Direct Service Between Riga and Ljubljana

airBaltic launched new nonstop service between Riga and Ljubljana in Slovenia on Thursday (April 25th).  The route will now operate twice weekly with a state-of-the art Airbus A220-300.

airBaltic Airbus A220-300 Closeup - Courtesy airBaltic

On Thursday (April 25, 2024), airBaltic celebrated the launch of inaugural service between Riga and Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia.  The route will now operate twice weekly with an Airbus A220-300.  Nestled between the Alps and the Adriatic sea, Ljubljana offers a rich history, picturesque landscapes, and the iconic Ljubljanica River, which flows through its center.  Visitors will enjoy a blend of historic architecture, along with contemporary urban spaces, along with museums, galleries, theaters, lively cafes and traditional restaurants.

For the summer 2024 season, airBaltic will offer 15 new routes from the Baltics and Tampere.  The carrier currently operates over 130 routes from Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius, Tampere, and seasonally from Gran Canaria, offering connections across their network to destinations in Europe, the Middle east, North Africa and the Caucasus region.

Established in 1995, Air Baltic Corporation SA (airBaltic) is a joint stock company with most of the equity (97.97%) held by the Latvian state and the remaining 2.03 percent held by other shareholders.  One of the most punctual carriers in the world, the airline connects the Baltic region with over 130 routes from Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius and Tampere to more than 70 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and the Caucasus region with a fleet of 47 Airbus A220-300s.  The airline Group also includes Air Baltic Training SIA, Loyalty Services SIA, Baltijas Kravu Centrs SIA and Crew Resources AS.  airBaltic currently employs over 2,500 team members.


Source: airBaltic


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